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Welcome to Lumberton ...
The location of Lumberton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lumberton has a population of 2,227 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Lumberton.
Lumberton is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Lumberton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Lumberton: (601) and (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lumberton had an population of 2,227 people. This is an increase of 6.76% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lumberton had a population of 2,086 people. This makes Lumberton the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Lumberton represents 0.07% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 102nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,086 people, the population of Lumberton decreased 6.37% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,228 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lumberton.
Communities Also Named Lumberton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Lumberton: This one is located in Lamar County and the other is located in Marion County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 11 communities that are also named Lumberton - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Florida, Michigan, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lumberton.
Communities near Lumberton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lumberton.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lumberton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lumberton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lumberton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lumberton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lumberton. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lumberton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lumberton ...
Looking for more information about Lumberton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Lumberton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lumberton.
Adding Lumberton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lumberton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Lumberton was on a map titled Map of Mississippi (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lumberton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lumberton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Lamar County: www.lamarcounty.com/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022